Artist Interview: Blek Le Rat

Blek Le Rat (born Xavier Prou) has been painting on walls longer than most reading this article have been alive. He’s influenced generations of graffiti writers, street/urban artists, and vandals all around the world. He studied fine art and architecture at Beaux-Arts in Paris, but the the confines of a studio or classroom couldn’t contain

Banksy opens “The Walled Off Hotel” in Bethlehem

The elusive British artist Banksy is back with a brand new project which just opened its door on the streets of Bethlehem in Palestine. To the general surprise Banksy just opened a nine room hotel called “The Walled Off Hotel” very close from a stretch of the controversial West Bank barrier which has been heavily decorated by

Coverage: Invader “Hello My Game is…” @ Musee en Herbe in Paris

Invader takes over Le Musée en Herbe in Paris for an exhibition entitled Hello, My Game Is… with over 100 new works on show. It’s the first exhibition of Invader in Paris since 2011. The title refers to the name stickers, popular in the graffiti scene, with  twist on the name emphasizing the playfulness of the work

Preview: “SuperPlasticizer” Vincent Abadie Hafez aka Zepha @ Dubai’s The Mine

Over the years Vincent Abadie Hafez aka Zepha practice has expanded from its urban beginnings to the gallery wall, but a responsiveness to the built environment, borne of a deep study of each locale, remains central. For this new body of paintings, the artist uses a superplasticizer mixed with cement, rubble, and sand from the

D*FACE “Till Death Do Us (P)art” Print Release 16.12.16

Tomorrow, just in time for Christmas, we will be releasing a brand new edition by British artist D*FACE entitled “Till Death Do Us (P)art”. This print is a limited edition of 50, it measures 50 x 70 cm, seven color hand pulled screen print on Hanemuhle 300GSM paper and comes signed and numbered by D*FACE. Each

Artist Interview: Martin Whatson

Norwegian Martin Whatson has a continuous urge to search for beauty in what is commonly dismissed as ugly, out of style or simply left behind. He looks for inspirations in people, city landscapes, old buildings, graffiti, posters and decaying walls. His interest for decay has developed his style, creating either unity or conflict between materials,

1010 in UAE for Dubai Street Museum

The Dubai Street Museum launched last week-end in Dubai, UAE as an upcoming open-air museum which will see artworks being created all around the Emirates. This unique project bringing for the first time real Urban Contemporary Art to the Middle-East is made by Brand Dubai and curated by Rom Levy and Sanaz Askari. 1010 was

Preview: Word To Mother “Every Saint Has A Past, Every Sinner Has A Future” Exhibition @ Dubai’s The Mine

Our friend Word To Mother will be opening a new solo exhibition opening in Dubai on December 6th 2016 which is entitled “Every Saint Has A Past, Every Sinner Has A Future” at The Mine Gallery. Born and raised in an English seaside town, Word to Mother is an artist whose work explores feelings, healing and